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Pastor on Alaska flight facing federal charge over upgrade

Pastor on Alaska flight facing federal charge over upgrade

Old Jul 9, 2024, 8:46 pm
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Pastor on Alaska flight facing federal charge over upgrade

A pastor is facing federal charges after he allegedly hit his wife in the head during a flight when she got upgraded and he didn't.

The incident allegedly occurred on July 2 on board an Alaska Airlines flight from Seattle to Anchorage, Alaska.
https://abcnews.go.com/US/pastor-fac...y?id=111786286

Maybe they weren't on the same reservation.
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Old Jul 9, 2024, 9:27 pm
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Clickbait thread title. He’s facing charges for smacking his wife because she got an upgrade and he didn’t
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Old Jul 9, 2024, 9:43 pm
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You can't make this stuff up.
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Old Jul 9, 2024, 9:47 pm
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Holmberg asked his wife, "How the hell did you get the upgrade?"

She responded, "I'm a Gold Point member. Don't speak to me like that."

the most disturbing part of the story, she referred to herself as Gold Point Member rather than MVP Gold!
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Old Jul 9, 2024, 10:09 pm
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Originally Posted by AKLifetimeFlyer
the most disturbing part of the story, she referred to herself as Gold Point Member rather than MVP Gold!
Uhm, no, the most disturbing part is that he struck her in the head, and has a history of abuse towards her.

End of story.
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Old Jul 10, 2024, 2:43 am
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Originally Posted by AKLifetimeFlyer
the most disturbing part of the story, she referred to herself as Gold Point Member rather than MVP Gold!
DYKWIA??
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Old Jul 10, 2024, 8:19 am
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Originally Posted by AKLifetimeFlyer
the most disturbing part of the story, she referred to herself as Gold Point Member rather than MVP Gold!
In fairness to her, the quote was from the witness who may or may have not relayed the exact words used by the Mrs.
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Old Jul 10, 2024, 8:32 am
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Wow! Is Alaska the new Spirit airlines? 😂
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Old Jul 10, 2024, 9:11 am
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Originally Posted by dcas
DYKWIA??
s/b DIKWIA:?
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Old Jul 10, 2024, 9:53 am
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Originally Posted by NoLaGent
Uhm, no, the most disturbing part is that he struck her in the head, and has a history of abuse towards her.

End of story.
Yes Obviously. Clearly my comment was facetious and meant to poke fun at FTers.
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Old Jul 10, 2024, 11:09 am
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Quite obviously terrible, but the truly surprising part of the story is that an upgrade for SEA-ANC rolled all the way down to Gold!
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Old Jul 10, 2024, 9:24 pm
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The pastor was banned from Alaska Airlines, per KTUU
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